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United Fire Group Inc (UFCS.OQ)

UFCS.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

44.96USD
20 Feb 2018
Change (% chg)

$-0.50 (-1.10%)
Prev Close
$45.46
Open
$45.08
Day's High
$45.15
Day's Low
$44.77
Volume
76,368
Avg. Vol
32,471
52-wk High
$49.74
52-wk Low
$38.95

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2017 Dec '17 273.36 1.781
Sep '17 269.62 -0.765
Jun '17 286.98 0.115
Mar '17 283.06 0.771
FY 2016 Dec '16 264.54 0.466
Sep '16 255.62 0.450
Jun '16 279.77 0.123
Mar '16 265.68 0.890
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2 293.77 298.00 289.55 307.50
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2 299.21 303.40 295.01 312.80
Year Ending Dec-18 2 1,166.10 1,169.50 1,162.70 1,261.30
Year Ending Dec-19 2 1,178.60 1,199.70 1,157.50 --
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2 0.94 1.05 0.83 0.87
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2 0.16 0.17 0.15 0.24
Year Ending Dec-18 3 2.18 2.70 1.55 2.00
Year Ending Dec-19 3 2.42 3.00 1.30 --
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 25.80 16.21 21.29
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 26.05 17.14 23.96
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 9.61 9.41 11.43
Beta 0.53 1.03 1.42
Price to Sales (TTM) 1.07 0.75 258.03
Price to Book (MRQ) -- 1.26 3.10
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) -- 1.57 3.22
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 363.41 10.14 17.77
% Owned Institutions 61.56 5.26 0.71

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 2.46 2.45 1.66
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 2.29 2.02 0.57
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 12.68 11.66 4.37
Payout Ratio(TTM) 45.38 37.68 74.51

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 3.33 1.86 12.55
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 5.66 8.46 9.09
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 5.30 7.51 14.03
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 282.50 4.06 65.55
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -7.46 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 2.11 40.03 10.22
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 0.86 7.68

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) -- 0.00 0.04
Current Ratio (MRQ) -- 0.00 1.73
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) -- 14.30 26.86
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) -- 14.53 56.95
Interest Coverage (TTM) -- 29.40 4.04

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) -- 2.20 2.95
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 2.65 2.84
EBITD Margin (TTM) 21.55 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 26.87 10.00 46.37
Operating Margin (TTM) 1.49 5.37 35.53
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 7.60 6.82 39.79
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 1.49 5.72 37.75
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 7.60 6.97 40.13
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 4.26 4.40 30.25
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 6.49 5.00 31.79
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) -186.71 20.30 20.94
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 14.63 26.59 20.89

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) -- 81,158,710 49,142,962
Net Income/Employee (TTM) -- 2,911,785 15,802,042
Receivable Turnover (TTM) -- 1.83 7,927.14
Inventory Turnover (TTM) -- 1.30 0.95
Asset Turnover (TTM) -- 0.27 0.02

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) -- 1.41 2.59
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 1.55 2.73
Return on Investment (TTM) -- 0.36 0.39
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 0.52 0.42
Return on Equity (TTM) -- 6.80 15.56
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 7.55 18.87
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 5.66 3.78 5.30
EPS (TTM) % -8.06 -8.97 2.11
Dividend % 12.37 11.80 12.68
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for United Fire Group Inc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 0.31 3.18 65 28
13 Week -4.34 -9.71 24 39
26 Week 7.24 -4.79 64 28
52 Week 6.61 -8.41 52 13
YTD -0.26 -2.40 46 35
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 61.56%
# of Holders: 212
Total Shares Held: 15,314,516
3 Mo. Net Change: 228,064
# New Positions: 22
# Closed Positions: 14
# Increased Positions: 76
# Reduced Positions: 78
# Net Buyers: -2
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